|Insight: Foreclosure Prevention / Willie Brown / Bike Race|
Foreclosure Prevention - Sacramento and Stockton have among the nation's highest home foreclosure rates. On today's Insight, we'll hear tips on what homeowners in trouble should do. Willie Brown - Former Assembly Speaker and San Francisco Mayor has a new book out, "Basic Brown: My Life and Our Times." He is in town to give a talk for California Lectures. Amgen Tour of California - Pro cyclists are coming to Sacramento...
Keywords: foreclosure; Willie Brown; Basic Brown: My Life and Our Times; Amgen Tour of California; bike race; KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio
|Insight: CapChat / Tour of California / "Foam" / Sound Advice: Jazz|
CapChat - Just how did the State of California's deficit grow from $9 billion and $16 billion? Today on Insight, The Sacramento Bee's Kevin Yamamura wraps up the state's big budget week for CapChat. Tour of California - The Amgen Tour of California is wrapping up this weekend in Los Angeles. Unlike previous years, the tour didn't come through Sacramento, Nevada City, Davis or Auburn. The closest town in our region with a stop was Sonora...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; CapChat; Kevin Yamamura, The Sacramento Bee; Amgen Tour of California; James Raia; Foam; Charlie Bamforth, UC Davis professor of brewing; Practical Guides for Beer Quality, The; Sound Advice: Jazz; John Brenneise
|Insight: Kidnapped Nigerian Girls / News Network / Adult Day Programs / Catriona McPherson - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
Kidnapped Nigerian Girls - Over the weekend, an extremist group called "Boko Haram" claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls. Citizens had taken to social media to reach out to the world for help in the rescue of these girls. Meanwhile, suicide bombings in the Nigerian capital killed dozens of people â all of this great concern for some northern Californians including our two guests: Dr...
Keywords: Insight; KXJZ; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento; Dr. Ernest Uwazie, Director of the African Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution at CSUS; Diamond Longjel; News Network; The Amgen Tour of California public radio; CSU Sacramento; Kidnapped Nigerian Girls; Boko Haram; kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls; Amgen Tour of California; 120 mile race; Gus Thomson of the Auburn Journal; Jim Smith of the Daily Democrat; cyclists; bike; Adult Day Programs; dementia; caregivers; Capital Public Radio's latest documentary Who Cares; Linda Masuda, who cares for her mother; Rick Rayburn, who cars for his wife; Catriona McPherson, Davis-based mystery novelist; new stand-alone mystery novel, The Day She Died.; Dandy Gilver; As She Left It; nominated for an award from Left Coast Crime, Monterey; ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year
|Insight: Human Rights / Nigerian Girls / News Network: Amgen Tour / Peter Petty - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
Over the weekend, UC Davis hosted its 4th Annual Human Rights Spring Symposium with an emphasis on the growing refugee situation in Lebanon. Professor of Modern Islam and Director of the Human Rights Initiative at UC Davis. Keith Watenpaugh updates us on the work that his team is doing and what emerged from the conference. The leader of an extremist group that has kidnapped more than 200 girls in Nigeria said they would release them in exchange for some of its jailed fighters...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; UC Davis Human Rights Spring Symposium; Keith Watenpaugh, Professor of Modern Islam and Director of the Human Rights Initiative at UC Davis; refugee situation in Lebanon; Boko Haram; Nigeria kidnapping; Bring Back Our Girls; Amgen Tour of California; Tour of California; bike racing; women's cycling in America; Martha Bellisle, former competitive cyclist; Peter Petty, singer/performer; studio performance; Jazz in the Courtyard; Prohibition-Era jazz
|Insight: Political Junkie Goes West / Tour of California: FolsomTT / NorCal AIDS Cycle / "Orlando" - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
The Political Junkie is turning his analytical gaze west. Ken Rudin, known to NPR listeners from his many years talking all things politics with Neal Conan on "Talk of the Nation," joins Insight host Beth Ruyak for our signature segment that puts California politics in the context of the national scene. Rudin joins us from Washington D.C. in an effort to put it all in perspective. Capital Public Radio's Region Reporter Bob Moffitt joins us live from Sutter Street in Folsom, where organizers and ...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; Political Junkie; Ken Rudin, The Political Junkie; Amgen Tour of California; Tour of California bike race; Tour of California in Folsom; Bob Moffitt; NorCal AIDS Cycle ride; Jon Adler, HIV educator; Vikki Adler; Torri Gilbert; AIDS benefit bike ride; SacImpulse stages Virginia Woolf's Orlando; Orlando; Gail Dartez, director, Orlando at SacImpulse; Melinda Parrett, actor, Orlando at SacImpulse; New Helvetia Theatre